Serverless isn't the Evolution of Compute
Serverless isn't the evolution of compute. It is the evolution of how we consume compute. FaaS platforms are not changing the way applications are written, they are simply platforms that are more suited to the way applications will be written.
Operations is Dead
"At a macro level, operational excellence is not a role, it’s an emergent property. It is how you get shit done." - Charity Majors
Lies, damn lies and CNCF Surveys
The CNCF Surveys have a number of fundamental errors that question the validity of the conclusions they draw.
re:Invent Revisited - AWS Fargate
In 2017 AWS launched Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service, the thing most organizations thought they needed, and AWS Fargate, the thing most organisations actually needed.
re:Invent Revisited - AWS AppSync
In 2017 the best session I saw at re:Invent was on a Twitch stream I watched while sitting on the floor waiting in a queue. It was the launch of AWS AppSync.
re:Invent Revisited - The Amazon Builders Library
A look back at previous re:Invent announcements. Today we look at Builders' Library and why it's significant.